Ignacio Domínguez Mateos

  • Plaza de la Independencia 6
  • 28001 Madrid
  • Spain

Ignacio Domínguez is a counsel in Latham & Watkins' Madrid office. Mr. Domínguez focuses his practice on M&A, capital markets, and distressed operations. He has also advised in insolvency proceedings, company representation, and has experience in finance transactions.

Currently, Mr. Domínguez is the Vice President of the Board of Directors of the Harvard Club of Spain, a member of the Board of UNICEF's Madrid Committee, and Latham's Pro Bono Committee.

Mr. Domínguez has experience advising on the following areas:

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Restructuring, Insolvency, and Workouts
  • Emerging Companies
  • Private Equity


Mr. Dominguez's recent experience includes the representation of:   

M&A and Private Equity
  • Telefónica in a major carve out of all its Central America (Panamá, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Guatemala, and Costa Rica) telecom assets for €2 billion
  • The Carlyle Group in the €390 million acquisition of a majority stake in Codorniú
  • L Catterton in the sale of El Ganso
  • Teladoc in the US$352 million acquisition of a second medical opinion provider, Advance Medical
  • The Carlyle Group in the acquisition of Digitex Informática Holding, S.A.
  • Houlihan Lokey in the acquisition of the investment banking subsidiaries of Leonardo & Co. NV, in Germany, the Netherlands, and Spain
  • Odyssey Investment Partners on the acquisition of Mespack by Duravant, a company in its portfolio
  • Cerner Corporation in the US$1.3 billion acquisition of Siemens AG´s hospital information system solution
  • The Carlyle Group in the US$4.15 billion acquisition from Johnson & Johnson of Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics
  • Onex in the acquisition of SIG Combibloc Group for €3.75 billion
  • Starbucks Coffee EMEA, in the acquisition of 49% of the shares of Starbucks Coffee España, S.L. from Grupo Vips
  • Partners Group on the entrance in the share capital of Softonic
  • The Carlyle Group and BC Partners in the acquisition of Hamilton Sundstrand Industrial
  • KKR, on the acquisition of Capital Safety from Arle Capital Partners, for US$1.12 billion
  • Avery Dennison Corp. in the sale of its consumer and office product business to 3M Company
  • Naturgy in the auction sale of Madrileña Red de Gas
  • Gamesa in the sale of two wind parks in France to Allianz Capital
  • SCE (German investor) in the acquisition and financing of two photovoltaic parks in Jerez
  • Nexi (Japanese credit export insurer) in the project finance of four photovoltaic plants in Spain, owned by Atlantica Yield
  • Enagás in two build-ups of its position in Transportadora de Gas del Perú, with CPPIB as counterparty
Capital Markets
  • Glovo in the raising of €115 million in financing (Round C)
  • Morgan Stanley and Santander as bookrunners on Naviera Armas’ issuance of €232 million of floating rate notes due 2023
  • Banco Santander in the €250 million senior bond offering, for ENCE Energıa y Celulosa
  • Deutsche Bank and BBVA in the €325 million senior notes offering due 2021 carried out by Almirall
  • The Initial Purchasers in the €600 million senior notes offering due 2021 of Isolux Corsan Finance
Distressed Investment
  • The receivers of Pescanova, in the sale of 50% stake in Austral Fisheries Pty Ltd to the Japanese company Maruha Nichiro Seafoods, Inc.


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